© 2022 KGOU
KGOU_Header_72dpi-01_0.jpg
News and Music for Oklahoma
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
A series of reports focused on Oklahoma's infrastructure, produced by the Oklahoma Public Media Exchange, a collaboration of public media organizations.

Oklahoma's extreme weather and its impact on the electric grid

power_grid.jpg
Seth Bodine
/
OPMX
An electric power station near Hulbert, Okla. Lake Region Electric Cooperative built the area's electric infrastructure when it was formed in 1949.

Oklahoma’s NPR member stations are producing a series of stories focused on infrastructure in the state as Congress wrestles with the issue.

KGOU's Ryan Gaylor has this story on the state’s increasingly extreme weather and the impact it’s having on the electric grid.

KGOU is a community-supported news organization and relies on contributions from readers and listeners to fulfill its mission of public service to Oklahoma and beyond. Donate online, or by contacting our Membership department.

More News
Support nonprofit, public service journalism you trust. Give now.